Mechanical Engineer (Ref: KHE)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Engineering sector in Midvaal - Gauteng
Posted On Monday 7 November 2022
Job Description:

Our client, based in Klipriver Midvaal, a one stop shop leader in trailer manufacturing, is looking to add a Qualified Engineer with heavy engineering in trailer and automotive industry experience to their team.  TO START JANUARY 2023

Please email application through to

Main job function

  • Reports to engineering manager.
  • Product development and design.
  • Take on complete projects from start to finish including special projects.
  • Stress analysis. Training will be given when necessary. Preferred if they have some experience with it.
  • Load distributions and general arrangement drawings.
  • Assist in implementing drawing standards.
  • Assist/manage draughtsmen with engineering manager.
  • Manage and maintain products.
  • Assist production and repair departments as needed.
  • Create nestings for plasma from time to time if draughtsmen are not capable.
  • Assist with day to day.
  • Data capturing and filing.
  • Bills of materials.
  • Proper planning and time management. The successful candidate will be expected to function successfully on their own.
  • Maintain good interdepartmental communication and relations



  • B .Tech, B.Sc or B.Eng in Mechanical Engineering essential


  • 10 years mechanical parts and components design with stress analysis being advantageous.
  • Heavy engineering with trailer and automotive industry experience
  • Please forward portfolio of work with application.
  • Professional Registrations: Not required.
  • Software: Microsoft Office (excel, word, outlook), Nesting Software (any but not critical), AutoCAD and Inventor (Preferred), FEA software (advantageous).
  • Candidates will be tested on AutoCAD and Inventor.
  • Must be fluent in English and Afrikaans
  • Must be looking to stay long term as this position will be trained up to manage the department in the near future 

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.



Please contact Kay Henderson